Cops bust online gambling operation, nine suspects nabbed

KUALA LUMPUR: An online gambling operation has been busted by the police in two raids on Wednesday (April 14) and Thursday (April 15).

Dang Wangi OCPD Asst Comm Mohamad Zainal Abdullah said the first raid was at a condominium on Jalan Talalla, Kampung Atap.

"Two men, aged 23 and 27, were arrested. We also seized nine handphones, five computers and 23 SIM cards.

"Following that, a second raid was conducted at the same condominium where seven more suspects, aged between 20 and 26, were arrested," he said on Thursday.

Eighteen more handphones and four other computers were seized at the second condominium unit.

Out of the nine suspects arrested, two are foreigners.

The first two suspects have been remanded until April 16 whereas the rest have been remanded until April 17.

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